The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 55 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 21 11 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.10% 1.22% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 1.40% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 38
Median salary £40,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,300 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
User Stories
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
625 788 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.18% 87.17% 83.32%
Number of salaries quoted 536 708 780
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

User Stories
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the Bedfordshire region.

User Stories Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

User Stories
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

User Stories
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +11 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Bedford +13 8 £37,500 -11.76% 1
User Stories
East of England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) Scrum
3 17 (45.95%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (40.54%) DSDM
5 13 (35.14%) ISEB
5 13 (35.14%) BPMN
6 12 (32.43%) Kanban
6 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
6 12 (32.43%) UML
7 10 (27.03%) Use Case
8 8 (21.62%) JIRA
9 7 (18.92%) SQL
9 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (18.92%) iPad
9 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
9 7 (18.92%) Line Management
9 7 (18.92%) Rally
10 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
10 6 (16.22%) Coaching
10 6 (16.22%) QA
10 6 (16.22%) Degree
10 6 (16.22%) Retail
11 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (13.51%) SDLC
11 5 (13.51%) Wireframes
11 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Management
12 4 (10.81%) Tableau
12 4 (10.81%) Prototyping
12 4 (10.81%) Business Process Mapping

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Analyst
1 21 (56.76%) Business Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Business Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Scrum Master
3 7 (18.92%) Product Owner
4 4 (10.81%) Business IT Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) IT Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Lead Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Product Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Product Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Software Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) User Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
3 1 (2.70%) REST
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) WCF
3 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) iPad
3 4 (10.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (8.11%) User Experience
5 2 (5.41%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) Scrum
3 15 (40.54%) DSDM
4 13 (35.14%) BPMN
5 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
5 12 (32.43%) Kanban
5 12 (32.43%) UML
6 10 (27.03%) Use Case
7 7 (18.92%) Line Management
7 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
8 6 (16.22%) Coaching
8 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (13.51%) SDLC
9 5 (13.51%) Wireframes
10 4 (10.81%) Change Management
10 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (10.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) ISEB
2 6 (16.22%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Rally
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Tableau
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe
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